MALAWI

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03.12.2019 , Fekitamoeloa Katoa ‘Utoikamanu & Richenda Van Leeuwen

Speeding clean energy could fast-track development: the example of Malawi

Without action, by 2030, 650 million people will be excluded from access to electricity and the benefits it brings

Development agency Practical Action found solar micro-grids built with storm risks in mind were largely able to withstand Cyclone Idai and could help...

Between April 2015 and September 2018, renewable energy technologies were introduced in 3 districts, namely, Lilongwe and Mchinji in Central Malawi...

01.02.2016 , The Overseas Development Institute (ODI), GOGLA, Practical Action and SolarAid

Accelerating access to electricity in Africa with off-grid solar

These reports present evidence of the impact of solar household systems, reviews the market in the region and 13 selected countries in sub-Saharan...

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This mini-grid will be the first-time experience of wired household electricity and has the...

Despite recognizing that only 18% of Malawians access the grid, the SONA lacks the killer punch to...

In an interview last week, World Bank country manager Greg Toulmin said the Bretton Woods...

In order to effectively bring wide scale solar to Malawi, solar energy entrepreneurs must take the...

Deputy Police spokesperson for Machinga Police Station, Ngwashape Msume said residents from Senior...

Soko further asked the farmers to practice crop diversification, saying it would help them have a...

Extending electricity transmission lines from towns has failed to connect 96 in every 100 rural...

Malawi has taken a lead in tapping into the vast sunshine on the continent to address these problems...

The village of Masunduko in Malawi is recovering following Cyclone Idai.

 

Likoma and Chizumulu islands gets solar systems to replace old diesel generators.

The “Sokola” school campus is in a mountainous area in Chitipa, Northern Malawi and it has more than...

In a quest to reduce energy poverty in the country, Renew‘N’Able Malawi (RENAMA) is installing solar...